Swim Instructor/Coach (Must Love Children)
at Little Otter Swim School
Charlotte, NC and Huntersville, NC
Top Reasons to Apply
You get to work with children and teach them a skill that could save their life
Fun, friendly and supportive environment with a team of engaged colleagues
Every day is different and you get to use your creativity to engage children.
Imagine being a child’s first teacher, and helping prepare them for a lifetime of fun. Our instructors are at the heart of our company, the face of our brand and what truly makes the Little Otter experience special. We strive to create amazing experiences - not only for our students and their families but also for fellow employees.
If you’re energetic, creative and excited by daily challenges, then we have the job for you. We specialize in preteen, youth, toddler and infant aquatic orientation and swimming progression, with an emphasis on water safety. Our instructors help drive Little Otter’s values, creating an environment and a community where all feel welcome in a warm learning environment.
As a swim instructor you will be responsible for the safety of your class and teaching your students to swim. You must come to work ready to have fun and create the best environment for your class. You will be great at communicating with your students, their parents and with your fellow employees. You will report to the Deck Manager but we are relying on your enthusiasm, empathy and creativity to create a magical experience.
Core Duties and Responsibilities
Making sure everyone is safe.
Loving students and then teaching them to swim.
Being a team player.
Completion of required training.
Following the Little Otter Curriculum and being focused on children’s happiness, well-being and progression through our program.
Caring and compassion for children.
Ability to work in the water for periods of up to 6 hours.
Strong communication skills.
Great attitude and willingness to be coached.
The ability to focus in a fast-paced environment
The ability to commit to 1 year of employment .
The ability to work a consistent schedule once your own classes have been assigned .
We offer paid training at $8.50 per hour and a starting wage of $10.50-$16 per hour once you are assigned classes on your own. Starting wage is negotiable with prior experience. This is a part time job with possibility of becoming a full time job.
Come Join Us Today!
We are a diverse and inclusive workplace where we learn from each other is a vital part of Little Otter Swim School’s culture. We welcome people of different backgrounds, experiences and perspectives. We are an equal opportunity employer and a great place to work. Join us today and help us teach the world to swim